Information on courses, admissions process, exams & results of Assam University, Silchar

Assam University

Assam University came into existence in 1994 through Assam (Central) University Act, 1989. The University is situated at Silchar in South Assam, bordering Bangladesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Maghalaya, and Nagaland. Objective of Assam University is to disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities. It has been recognized by University Grant Commission, UGC, Government of India.
Educational Streams
The university offers a multidisciplinary approach to higher education. The prospectus of Assam University covers two years courses MA in Arts, Languages, Economics, History, Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy, Education and French. M Sc program is offered in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Life Science, Bio-Technology, Ecology and Environmental Science respectively. Other courses offered are Mass Communication (MMC), M Com (Commerce), and five years integrated courses in M Sc (Computer Science), MSW: (Social work) and BA LLB honors.
MVA (Visual Arts), one year M Ed course, one year advance Diploma/ Diploma/ Certificate Courses in French and one year PG diploma in Information Technology are also conducted. Additional courses are one year PG Diploma in Bio-informatics/ Marketing Management/ Tea Management and Journalism. Certificate Courses are available in Functional Sanskrit and Arabic Language. B Tech Courses of four year are available in Agricultural Engineering and Information Technology. Admissions are done through AIEEE central counselling. Two year Master Degree Course program in Business Administration (MBA) is offered to the candidates clear MAT conducted by AIMA.
Hostel accommodation in one boys hostel and one girls hostel is provided to the deserving students. Laboratories and workshops are available with ample machinery and tools. Transport service is available for the students residing locally. A central library located inside the campus is available for students besides some small departmental libraries. Presently the Library holds a large amount of books.
Established in 1994, Assam University functions under the Assam University Act 1989. It steadily attracts students from the neighboring states. It has contributed a large number of eminent personalities to the nation in the fields of Science, Education and Arts.


School of Environmental Science
  • Department of Ecology and Environmental Science
School of Humanities
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Fine Arts
  • Department of Philosophy
School of Information Sciences
  • Department of Mass Communication
School of Life Sciences
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Life Science
  • School of Management Studies
  • Department of Business Administration
  • Department of Commerce
School of Physical Sciences
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
School of Languages
  • Department of Arabic
  • Department of Bengali
  • Department of English
  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of Linguistics
  • Department of Manipuri
  • Department of Sanskrit
School of Social Sciences
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of History
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Social Work
  • Department of Sociology
School of Technology
  • Department of Agricultural Engineering
  • Department of Information Technology

Contact Details:
Assam University
Silchar - 788 011

Phone: +91-3842-270801
Fax: +91-3842-270802
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